Python 1.6 alpha 1 released

Toby Dickenson mbel44 at
Wed Apr 5 13:12:15 CEST 2000

aahz at (Aahz Maruch) wrote:

>In article <8cdg92$j0m$1 at>,
>Russell E. Owen <owen at> wrote:
>>But tuples seem a less than wonderful choice to me. Protocol flexibility 
>>presumably requires each protocol to have its own tuple with its own 
>>numer of fields in its own order. That's a lot to remember and try not 
>>to get mixed up.
>I second this.  I'd be happy with either dict or class, with a *slight*
>preference for a class.

Does the single-argument connect require a 2-tuple, or just a two
element sequence?

If a sequence will do, then you can use an address class today.

Toby Dickenson
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